Evidence for Reiki

Are you wondering whether you should try Reiki for yourself or to help others? Are you sceptical about claims made on Wikipedia that it is nothing but quackery? What is the evidence for Reiki anyway? You are right to be sceptical. There is actually quite a lot of serious hard evidence for Reiki as an … Read more

Hon Sha Ze Sho Nen – How to draw and say

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Hon sha ze Sho Nen Each pictograph in the symbol is a word (you can see how this fits together here: Reiki symbol 3) So you can say each word as you write it. But then you lose out on repeating it three times, which does not make good practical sense for activating the healing … Read more

Hon Sha Ze Sho Nen: History & meaning and how & when to use it

How to use the symbol Hon Sha Ze Sho Nen

The third Reiki symbol is often seen as the symbol for distance healing, and of course it can help you do distance healing because it helps you connect with your client. My teacher, Leonard Keen, taught me that it meant “I greet the divine spirit in you.” So it is also about helping both you … Read more

Therapeutic uses of Sei Hi Ki, Reiki symbol 2

Sei Hi Ki is used for emotional and mental healing. The closest translation of the Japanese is Holy Peace. So it is used when your client is having emotional or mental issues. It helps calm, balance and soothe, as well as providing the spacious loving support that your client needs in order to heal on … Read more

Reiki Symbol 2: How to use the Sei He Ki symbol

You can draw and say the Reiki symbols aloud and with your hand in the air over the client, or silently and with your mind’s eye over the client. This can be useful when the energy is already flowing and your client is in a deep state of relaxation. Beginners should always practice with the … Read more

Cho Ku Rei Spiritual meaning

Cho Ku Rei spiritual meaning

Direct Access to Divine Source Cho Ku Rei Spiritual meaning: When we use the Reiki power symbol Cho Ku Rei, it is usually fairly directly.We use the power symbol to increase and focus the flow of Reiki energy into a particular area. We can also use it on ourselves to focus the flow through a particular … Read more